Another one of Azra Record's mutant offspring, possibly tied in some way to the World Metal Report zine. You'd think the name would refer to a more international choice of signings, but it's mostly US acts represented. And yes, that's the logo later ripped off by Metal Enterprises. For more info, see the Azra Records page.

...and also:
Iron Works
Masque Records
Metal Storm
 
   
Cover Cat# Artist Title Format Year Comment
WMR 001
V/A
Iron Tyrants
LP
1984
More info here.
WMR 001
V/A
Iron Tyrants
Pic-LP
1984
Some yellow/black copies can also be found, but this might have to do with aging rather than a different pressing.
WMR 002
V/A
Iron Tyrants Waging War
[a.k.a.]
Iron Tyrants II
LP
1984
More info here.
Unconfirmed version(s):
WMR 002
The Jaxx / Tempus Fugit
A Taste of Iron Tyrants II
Shape Pic-EP
1984
Custom shape. Skeleton on throne motif.
WMR 003
V/A
Iron Tyrants III - The European Blitz
Pic-LP
1987
More info here.
-
Mordor
Rock Warrior
Shape
Pic-EP
1987
The most pedestrian of the 4 songs off their excellent MLP stomps along nicely in the slow/mid-pace steps of their Accept forefathers...

Elongated octagon shape. Shield motif.

1-song single included as bonus w/ some copies of IT3, though both vinyls are sometimes seen separately.
-
Mordor
Rock Warrior
Shape
Pic-EP
1987
Cut 12" shape. Knight motif.

Only this and the version above are known to have accompanied the Iron Tyrants III comp, the rest are promos.
-
Mordor
Rock Warrior
Shape
Pic-EP
1987
Octagon shape. Rider motif.
-
Mordor
Rock Warrior
Shape EP
1987
Octagon shape.
-
Mordor
Rock Warrior
Shape EP
1987
Blob shape.

Credited to Azra Records.
-
Mordor
Rock Warrior
Shape EP
1987
Different blob shape.
Unconfirmed version(s):
-
Mordor
Rock Warrior
Shape EP
1987
Square, hexagon.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
Pic-EP
1990
This Techno-Thrash-1990 archetype has 2 things going for it: a good, talented vocalist (that classic US Power-falsetto) and the diametrically opposite tendency to sometimes fool you into thinking they're going in a Celtic Frost-direction. They never really do though :(

Octagon shape. Doctor motif.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
Pic-EP
1990
Square shape. Doctor motif.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
Pic-EP
1990
Rectangular hexagon shape. Motorcycle motif.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
Pic-EP
1990
Rectangular octagon shape. Band pic motif.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
Pic-EP
1990
Hexagon shape. Insect in tree motif.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Pic-EP
1990
Insect in tree motif.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
Pic-EP
1990
Square shape. Statue motif.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
Pic-EP
1990
Slightly smaller square shape w/ rounded edges. Statue motif.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
Pic-EP
1990
Cut square shape. Dancer motif.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
EP
1990
Square shape.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
EP
1990
Small octagon shape.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
EP
1990
Large octagon shape.
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape
EP
1990
Blob shape.
Unconfirmed version(s):
WMR 190
Rawshock
s/t
Shape/
Pic-EP
1990
Heart shape w/ unknow motif, hexagon.
WMR 190
Rawshock /
Mersinary
s/t
Shape EP
1990
4-song split promo compiling the B-side from the release above + the A-side of the "Dead Is Dead" EP on Iron Works.

Square shape, black/white vinyl.
WMR 190
Rawshock /
Mersinary
s/t
Shape EP
1990
Heart shape, black/white vinyl.
WMR 190
Rawshock /
Mersinary
s/t
Shape EP
1990
Octagon shape, black/white vinyl.

Supposedly a mispress with all 4 RAWSHOCK songs while the B-label says "Mersinary", just like the other versions. Yet unconfirmed.
WMR 190
Rawshock /
Mersinary
s/t
Shape EP
1990
12" with 7" grooves, a.k.a. uncut shape.
Unconfirmed version(s):
WMR 190
Rawshock /
Mersinary
s/t
Shape/ Pic-EP
1990
Blob.

(Large & small octagon and 2 square pic versions have also been mentioned, but they might be mix-ups with the regular RAWSHOCK EP versions)
WMR 290
Raving Mad
s/t
[a.k.a.]
Lethal Greed
Shape Pic-EP
1990
At least one speed-song would have been a nice change of pace, otherwise it's solid AndJusticeForAllica with little development from their debut 7" from 3 years prior. Reminds me a lot of Norwegians Witchhammer..

Octagon shape. Logo motif, red eyes.
Some copies w/ cardboard sheet and insert.
WMR 290
Raving Mad
s/t
[a.k.a.]
Lethal Greed
Shape Pic-EP
1990
Octagon shape. Logo motif, white eyes.

Some copies w/ cardboard sheet and insert.
WMR 290
Raving Mad
s/t
[a.k.a.]
Swedish Mayhem
Shape Pic-EP
1990
Octagon shape. Dragon motif.
Unconfirmed version(s):
?
Raving Mad
s/t
Shape EP
1990
Black vinyl octagon, blob.
WMR 390
Laughing House
Super Himalaya / Spirit Of The Age
Shape
Pic-EP
1990
Proto-stoner-rock? Post-punk-Sabbath?? Bar the crude vocals, pretty neat but no, not Metal. (And no, the B-side is not a Hawkwind-cover.)

Elongated octagon shape. Joker motif.
WMR 390
Laughing House
Super Himalaya / Spirit Of The Age
Shape
Pic-EP
1990
Rectangle shape. Joker motif.
WMR 390
Laughing House
Super Himalaya / Spirit Of The Age
12" Pic-EP
1990
12" with 7" grooves, a.k.a. uncut joker Shape Pic-EP.
WMR 390
Laughing House
Super Himalaya / Spirit Of The Age
Shape Pic-EP
1990
Square shape. Teeth motif.
WMR 390
Laughing House
Super Himalaya / Spirit Of The Age
Shape EP
1990
Square shape, pink vinyl.
WMR 390
Laughing House
Super Himalaya / Spirit Of The Age
Shape EP
1990
Heart shape, pink vinyl.
WMR 390
Laughing House
Super Himalaya / Spirit Of The Age
Shape EP
1990
Elongated octagon shape, pink vinyl.
WMR 390
Laughing House
Super Himalaya / Spirit Of The Age
Shape EP
1990
Rectangle w/ cut corners shape, pink vinyl.
Unconfirmed version(s):
WMR 390
Laughing House
Super Himalaya / Spirit Of The Age
Shape EP
1990
Blob.
?
Laughing House
?
Shape EP
1990
1-song version w/ the joker motif pasted on custom-cut pink vinyl.
WMR 1031
Industrial Strength
s/t
[a.k.a.]
"Excerpts From The Forthcoming Album"
Shape
Pic-EP
1990
Style unknown.

Tilted octagon shape. Dragons motif.
WMR 1031
Industrial Strength
s/t
[a.k.a.]
"Excerpts From The Forthcoming Album"
Shape EP
1990
Small square w/ cut corners shape, pink vinyl.
WMR 1031
Industrial Strength
s/t
[a.k.a.]
"Excerpts From The Forthcoming Album"
Shape/
Pic-EP
1990
Large octagon shape, pink vinyl.
Unconfirmed version(s):
WMR 1031
Industrial Strength
s/t
[a.k.a.]
"Excerpts From The Forthcoming Album"
Shape/
Pic-EP
1990
Pic/Shaped Pic-EPs:
Bat, envelope, square w/ cut corners (2 different pics), square, pepsi can, glass, oil well (25 copies).

Shapes:
Small octagon, large square w/ 2 cut conrers, blob, heart, rounded rectangle.
WMR 010
V/A
War Declared
CD
1990
More info here.
DD 11591
Industrial Strength
s/t
MCD
1991
Glow-in-the-dark CD.
Presumably the same recording as the 1990 EP.
WMR 11593
Terminal Reign
s/t
MC
1993
Compiled by Niclas Johansson, DaN Edman and tbieri. Special credits to Nightcoaster's Shaped Record Collection and Forgotten Steel.  
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